Lower Columbia Flyfishers

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Ultimate Guide to Fishing Knots, Hooks, Bait, and Lures

If you’re interested in learning more about fishing but aren’t sure where to begin, then this is the fishing guide for you. We’ve covered a variety of basic fishing topics, such as how to tie a fishing knot, which fishing hook is the best option, and whether to use live bait or fishing lures to catch the type of fish you’re after.

Local Fly Shops and Fly Fishing Companies

Black Heron Fly Fishing and Guide Service
105 Debbie, Longview WA 98632
Phone: 360-575-3970
Email: Black Heron Fly Fishing

Lost Creek Fly Shop
2069 Hwy 508, Onalaska WA 98570
Phone: 360-978-4059
Email: contact@lostcreekflies.com

Norlander Company

PO Box 310
Hockessin, DE, 19707
(302) 635-7694

Email: Info@norvise.com

Orvis Fly Fishing

Learning Center: Tutorials, videos

Pat's Atomic Fly Shop

Moses Lake, Washington


Fly Fishers International

Fly Fishers International (FFI) has been an organized voice for fly fishers around the world since 1964. 

Lower Columbia Fish Enhancement

Working with public and private landowners to enhance the region's salmon and steelhead populations

NW Youth Conservation and Fly Fishing Academy 

The Northwest Youth Conservation Fly Fishing Academy is designed to educate youth about the importance of conservation and resource stewardship

Coastal Cutthroat Coalition

Dedicated to the science and management of wild coastal cutthroat trout

The Wild Steelhead Coalition
Dedicated to increasing the return of wild steelhead to the waters of the West Coast

Native Fish Society
Advocates for the recovery of wild, native fish and promotes the stewardship of the habitats that sustain them

Reel Recovery
Free fly fishing retreats for men recovering from all forms of cancer

Project Healing Waters
Dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active military service personnel and veterans through fly fishing and fly tying education and outings

Websites Specializing In Fly Fishing

Grab Flies

Steelhead Flies, Movies and More

Fly Fish USA

The New Fly Fisher Enzine

an educational and instructional experience

"Fly Fishing Still Waters"

 Denny Rickards

West Fly

"Serving Western Fly Fishing"


"The Complete Boating Resource"

Washington Fly Fishing

Community site run by anglers for anglers

Nature's Drift

Todd Hallingstad

Seasons On The Fly

Alaska Fly Fishing

Its all in the Wrist: Fly Fishing 
Fly Fishing Tutorials and helpful hints